Yuan joined the Cooper group in September 2021 as a PhD student under the supervision of Prof. Andy Cooper. She is focusing on the organic photocatalysts for solar-to-hydrogen peroxide conversion.
In Jun. 2021, she obtained a Master's degree in chemical engineering at Zhejiang University, under the supervisor of Prof. Lin Zhang. She did some research work on covalent organic frameworks and their application in molecular separation.
Besides chemistry, she likes reading, and cooking, and travelling.